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Oglethorpe County Library


Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.


858 Athens Rd. (Hwy 78)
Lexington, Georgia 30648

D.I.Y. Program - For Teens

Do it Yourself Box

Every day in October!

Locate the D.I.Y box located in the YA (young adult) section of the library. Each month the D.I.Y. box will contain supplies, suggestions, and examples of a craft project that you can come to library and create any time during the month of October. Once you have completed the craft, you are welcome to take your creation home with you. Bring a friend and make an afternoon of it. Don’t forget to sign the log so that we know that you enjoyed the program.

Teen Movie Night

Movie Poster

Thursday, September 26, 6:00 p.m.

Chosen by the ALA (American Library Association) as a 2009 YALSA (Young Adult Library Association) Awards winner in the category of “Fabulous Films for Young Adults", Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis is a 2007 French animated film based on the popular autobiographical graphic novel of the same name. The story follows a young girl as she comes of age against the backdrop of the Iranian Revolution. The graphic novel itself was included in YALSA's "Ultimate YA Bookshelf" list identifying it as a must-have material for teens, and the book and film have both won countless other awards! This showing will present the English language version of the film. Free popcorn will be provided to all who attend! Teens 13 to 18 years of age must bring a signed permission slip to attend. Permission slips can be obtained at the library front desk. Parents may also choose to preview this movie by checking it out from the library in advance of September 26th to determine if this film is appropriate for their teens.

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Upcoming Events at the Oglethorpe County Library

Story Time
Wed Apr 16, 2014 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Library Board Meeting
Wed Apr 16, 2014 @ 4:00PM -
Holiday Closing
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Story Time
Wed Apr 23, 2014 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Story Time
Wed Apr 30, 2014 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Holiday Closing
Mon May 26, 2014
Family Music Jam & Sing-a-Long!
Tue Jun 03, 2014 @10:30AM -
Big Thinkers Science Exploration!
Tue Jun 10, 2014 @10:30AM -